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Heavy

An American Memoir

Kiese Laymon

In this powerful and provocative memoir, genre-bending essayist and novelist Kiese Laymon explores what the weight of a lifetime of secrets, lies, and deception does to a black body, a black family, and a nation teetering on the brink of moral collapse.Kiese Laymon is a fearless writer. In his essays, personal stories combine with piercing intellec...
Publish Date
2019
March 5
Goodreads rating
4.48
ISBN
9781501125669
Recommendations
2
Recommendations
Amazing opportunity to get @KieseLaymon's HEAVY, one of the best books of the century so far, as an ebook for $2.99!!!      source
May 08, 2020
Another day, another booklist. Today: memoir—I loooooooove memoirs. As ever, please reply with your favorites so we can all add them to our reading lists. :) Also: Happy Friday. Phew.      source